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Page layout list not displaying in page settings

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I have 4 different custom page layouts in my publishing site at the site collection level. I have one site named "Services" in site collection. When i create page, i select one page layout from above 4. But when i go to the page settings of that page to change the page layout of it, i can see only one page layout which this page based on.

Problem is why all the page layouts not listing there? I checked "Page layout and site templates" settings from look and feel of Site Settings, this r set to "Pages in this site can use any layout".

Please help..!

Thanks in advance.


Sandip Patil

Sharepoint Developer


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